Posted on 09/11/2017

Transportation Analyst -- Saia LTL Freight

Saia Ltl Freight - Johns Creek, GA

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Job Description

*Transportation Analyst*

 

 

 

Ready to take your career in the logistics industry to the next level? Saia is seeking a Transportation Analyst responsible for data analysis and the development and recommendation of process improvements, metrics measurement, and cost savings in an independent environment. Working for Saia means the opportunity to partner with a successful company and enjoy stability and security for you and your family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Pay*

 

40k to >200k

 

 

 

*More Details*

 

 

 

*Is your career taking you where you want to go?*

 

 

 

When it began in 1924, Saia (NASDAQ: SAIA) covered a two-state area: Louisiana and Texas. Today, Saia is one of the most successful carriers in the United States, providing regional and interregional LTL, non-asset truckload service, and third-party logistics. Much of Saia's growth has been accomplished through mergers and acquisitions *and we’re currently in the process of expanding to NJ and PA.* Headquartered in Johns Creek, GA, Saia is a growing corporation offering the best-in-class benefits and opportunities to inspire every member of our team. With over 9,000 employees dedicated to their jobs and our customers, you may discover your own career path at Saia.

 

 

 

* The road to a great career starts with Saia!*

 

 

 

Today, Saia's network of 148 terminals covers 34 states in the U.S. as well as Canada.** Through our network of partners, we serve the balance of the U.S. including Alaska and Hawaii, plus Puerto Rico and Mexico. Through our three operating service groups - Saia LTL, Linkex, and Saia Logistics Services - we provide complete transportation and logistics solutions.

 

 

 

As a company, Saia is dedicated to providing every employee the opportunity and environment to continue to grow and contribute, individually and as part of a team. Perhaps that is why the average employee tenure at Saia is 8 years, nearly twice the national average, and why more than 300 employees have been with us for over 20 years.

 

 

 

For more information on Saia, visit the Saia website at www.saia.com .

 

 

 

* Transportation Analyst*

 

 

 

Ready to take your career in the logistics industry to the next level? Saia is seeking a Transportation Analyst responsible for data analysis and the development and recommendation of process improvements, metrics measurement, and cost savings in an independent environment. Working for Saia means the opportunity to partner with a successful company and enjoy stability and security for you and your family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* But don’t just take our word for it, here’s what some of our employees have to say:*

 

 

 

“Great perks for the employees, the company grasps the concept of ‘take care of your employees and your business will succeed’" – Current Employee

 

 

 

“As long as you have the ambition and the drive, there’s no limit to where you can succeed within Saia." - Current Employee

 

 

 

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* If you are looking for an amazing opportunity with a growing company, great benefits and competitive salary, apply today!*

 

 

 

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* Job Responsibilities*

 

 

 

Responsible for data analysis and the development and recommendation of process improvements, metrics measurement, and cost savings in an independent environment

 

 

 

Collects, enters and analyzes data for reporting purposes and metrics development

 

 

 

Analyzes reports and make recommendations for process improvement, error correction, and cost savings

 

 

 

Develops and implements cost savings initiatives

 

 

 

Manages rate database for projects

 

 

 

Responsible for the analysis and resolution of carrier performance and compliance issues

 

 

 

Responsible for customer interfacing and reporting

 

 

 

Responsible for the administration of compliance initiatives

 

 

 

Translates data into usable client information

 

 

 

Constructs presentation materials for client meetings

 

 

 

Performs other duties as required

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Preferred Qualifications*

 

 

 

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

 

 

 

MercuryGate TMS Experience preferred

 

 

 

2+ years of experience in analysis and data management

 

 

 

Strong organizational and time management skills

 

 

 

Strong systems aptitude, proficient in MSOffice applications, w/ advanced Excel skills

 

 

 

Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

 

 

Understanding of Transportation Operations and Supply Chain Management

 

 

 

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* Benefits*

 

 

 

At Saia, your success is our success! That’s why we work hard to provide you with what you need to build an awesome career. We are committed to rewarding superior employee performance so that when you work hard, your achievements won’t go unnoticed.

 

 

 

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* We are proud to offer the following benefits*:

 

 

 

Competitive salary with bonus potential

 

 

 

Health Insurance with Medical, Rx & Vision

 

 

 

Dental Insurance

 

 

 

Free Life Insurance

 

 

 

Free Short-term Disability

 

 

 

401(k) with immediate vesting & company match

 

 

 

Immediate eligibility for Holiday Pay

 

 

 

Paid Vacation days and Personal/Sick Days

 

 

 

Employee Stock Purchase plan

 

 

 

Credit Union

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Our Mission*

 

 

 

At Saia Inc., success comes down to taking care of the people who matter most – our customers, our employees and our shareholders. The rest will take care of itself.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* /"Provide best-in-class service – as defined by our customers – through quality processes in an environment that respects employees, advocates safety, recognizes excellence, and builds shareholder value."/*

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